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Archive - Jan 16, 2013

Alumni donate $2.5 million to URI

January 16, 2013

WESTERLY - When Anita Horrigan looks back on her experiences with neighbors David and John Parker, she remembers deep and thoughtful conversations about so many topics, from her children’s education to planting a successful vegetable garden. Reflecting on the $2.5 million that the two former alumni to the University of Rhode Island’s College of Engineering, she can only describe such generosity as typical of their character.

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Southern Rhode Island Newspapers

SK Town Council approves Casey's liquor license transfer

January 16, 2013

SOUTH KINGSTOWN – The South Kingstown Town Council unanimously approved a liquor license transfer Monday night from the former owner of Casey’s Restaurant to the owners of Rare Steak and Fish, a new restaurant scheduled to open in April in the former Casey’s location.

“We look to open this wonderful with restaurant to bring people together,” said James Laplume, co-owner of Rare. “It’s not just a place to grab a drink, it’s a family restaurant where you can get a great meal for a great price.”

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Southern Rhode Island Newspapers

Rec board discusses beach, role in town

January 16, 2013

NARRAGANSETT - The Recreation Advisory Board met on Monday evening, discussing a number of topics including the ongoing repairs at Narragansett Town Beach in the aftermath of Hurricane Sandy. Parks and Recreation Director Steve Wright stressed the town is doing everything it can to have the beach and its facilities operational in time for the beach season.

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Southern Rhode Island Newspapers

Today's schedule - Wednesday, January 16

January 16, 2013

WEDNESDAY, JANUARY 16
Women’s basketball
Charlotte at URI, 7 p.m.
Girls basketball
East Providence at Coventry, 5 p.m.
Gymnastics
West Warwick at North Smithfield, 7 p.m.
Boys hockey
La Salle vs. Coventry at Boss Arena, 8 p.m.
Boys swim
Barrington vs. East Greenwich at East Providence High School, 6 p.m.
Girls swim
Barrington vs. East Greenwich at East Providence High School, 6 p.m.
Wrestling
Cumberland at Chariho, 7 p.m.
East Greenwich at Cranston East, 7 p.m.
Narragansett vs. Mount Pleasant, Lincoln at Lincoln, 7 p.m.
North Kingstown at Johnston, 5 p.m.

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